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Leek And Potato Soup

Published by Charlotte

yummy, cheap and freezeable

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Ingredients

  • 2 largish Leeks
  • 2 large Potatos
  • 1 large onion
  • butter
  • 3/4 a pint of milk (any milk)
  • 1/2 a pint of boiling vegetable stock
  • (boil your water then add a veg stock cube)
  • IMPORTANT: USE A BIG PAN!!

Method

1. Chop up your leeks and onion

2. Melt a large blob of butter in your pan, once melted add the chopped leeks and onion, Add lid and leave to sweat on a low heat for about 10-15mins, stiring occationally, DON'T let them fry

3.Whilst the leeks and onions are sweeting peel, wash and chop your potatoes into small ish chunks.

4. Add your milk and veg stock to the leeks and onion.

5. Add the potatoes and leave till the potatoes are soft.

6. Once the potatoes are soft, blend them with a hand blender until smooth, (i got my hand blender from ASDA for £4)

7. leave to cook for another 5mins - then serve up as much as u want.

If you have loads left - freeze it - its nice a few days after too.

Comments

  • Laura 6 years ago

    Just made this soup. Really nice, added salt and pepper at same time as stock and milk, thanks for the recipe :)

  • julie 8 years ago

    i would leave out the milk and use chicken stock and add a swirl of fresh cream in at the end for more flavour. Def needs some black pepper in it too.

  • claire 8 years ago

    Never made soup befor, was lovely

  • kathyrn arnold 8 years ago

    i think some soup on this website are 2 expensive xxxx

  • christie 8 years ago

    Its really nice if you use spring onions instead of onions and use skimmed milk serves about 3-4 :D xx

  • michelle 9 years ago

    gorgeous soup really tasty and freezes well , thankyou for this recipie

  • Antonia Mckenzie 9 years ago

    how many does it serve? i cook for five once a week

  • Larlie 10 years ago

    Tried this and it was lovely, thanks!

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